Minnesota broke a 1-1 tie with three runs in the 10th inning Saturday afternoon to defeat North Dakota State 4-1 in an NCAA softball regional game in St. Paul.
Sam Macken and Kaitlyn Richardson led off the 10th inning with double to give the Gophers a 2-1 lead and Erica Moore brought home the other two runs with a two-out single.
Sara Groenewgaen and Sara Moulton combined to throw a three-hitter for Minnesota, which will play for the title on Sunday.
Auburn and Green Bay, which both lost their first games on Friday, will play at 6:30 p.m. today in the double-elimination regional, with the winner playing NDSU at 9.
The Gophers will play at 2:30 p.m. Sunday with a second game following if Minnesota loses.
|Washington||0||Top 1st Inning|
|Philadelphia||0||Bottom 1st Inning|
|Toronto||0||Bottom 1st Inning|
|Cincinnati - J. Cueto||12:35 PM|
|Atlanta - J. Teheran|
|Tampa Bay - N. Karns||12:35 PM|
|Baltimore - W. Chen|
|Chicago WSox - J. Danks||1:10 PM|
|Minnesota - M. Pelfrey|
|Detroit - A. Sanchez||1:10 PM|
|Kansas City - J. Guthrie|
|Seattle - J. Happ||1:10 PM|
|Houston - R. Hernandez|
|Pittsburgh - V. Worley||1:15 PM|
|St. Louis - M. Wacha|
|Milwaukee - J. Nelson||1:20 PM|
|Chicago Cubs - J. Hammel|
|Oakland - S. Gray||2:05 PM|
|Texas - Y. Gallardo|
|LA Angels - J. Weaver||3:05 PM|
|San Francisco - T. Lincecum|
|Colorado - K. Kendrick||3:10 PM|
|San Diego - J. Shields|
|Arizona - C. Anderson||3:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - B. Anderson|
|NY Yankees - A. Warren||7:05 PM|
|Boston - J. Kelly|
|Washington||20||1st Qtr 4:11|
|Tampa Bay||5:00 PM|
|Sporting Kansas City|
|New York City|
Poll: Does it bother you that Tyus Jones chose Duke over Minnesota?